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Monthly Themes for Career Exploration


The following themes may be used to encourage and promote career development and career exploration activities, as well as for individual awareness and preparedness, public safety, civic engagement, and volunteerism.

September is...

Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) Month

Baby Safety Month

Be Kind to Editors and Writers Month

Children's Eye Health & Safety Month

Classical Music Month

College Savings Month

Connecticut Freedom Trail Month (see Freedom Trail Map)

International Square Dancing Month

International Strategic Thinking Month

Leukemia & Lymphoma Awareness

Library Card Sign Up Month

Mold Awareness Month

National Alcohol and Drug Addiction Recovery Month
National Cholesterol Education

National Courtesy Month

National DNA, Genomics and Stem Cell Education Month

National Hispanic Heritage Month

National Honey Month

National Organic Harvest Month

National Osteopathic Medicine Month

National Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month

National Preparedness Month

National School Success Month

National Sewing Month

Prostate Cancer Awareness Month

Self Improvement Month

Whole Grains Month

World Alzheimer's Month



and is associated with

Fall Astronomy Week (September 26-October 2, 2011)

National Aerospace Week (September 11-17, 2011--first annual)

National Historically Black Colleges and Universities Week (September 4-10, 2011)

National Passenger Safety Week (September 18-24, 2011)

National Farm Safety & Health Week (3rd week of September)

National Surgical Technologist Week (September 18-24, 2011)

Prostrate Cancer Awareness Week (September 18-24, 2011)

Remember to Register to Vote Week (September 27-October 2, 2011)



Surgical technician, osteopath, geriatric health counselor, dance instructor, diplomatic liaison, musician, museum curator, apiarist/bee-keeper, organic farmer, food production inspector, horticulturist, food manufacturer, airline mechanic, pilot, strategist, automobile executive, transportation director, life coach, oncologist, bus driver, safety inspector, agricultural safety and health program director, agricultural engineer, agricultural consultant, farmer, agricultural equipment salesperson, mechanic, automation engineer, firefighter, environmental protection regulator, veterinarian, conservation engineer, design engineer, landscape irrigation science professor, aviation consultant, plan service engineer, product technology scientist professor, research agricultural engineer, supplier quality engineer (SQE), test engineer, strategist, agricultural equipment validation engineer, municipal health and safety director, editor, writer, journalist, correspondent, banker, novelist, publisher, physician, librarian, teacher, principal, superintendent, paraprofessional, state treasurer, financial aid counselor, banker, educator and administrator, economist, public safety personnel, national defense personnel, nurse, dietician, physician (pediatrician), ophthalmologist, optometrist, optician, mold inspector, oncologist, dietician, health care assistant, psychologist, psychiatrist, mental health counselor, athletic coach, chaplain, pastor, faith community minister, priest, spiritual healer, dietician, volunteer, family counselor, firefighter, volunteer, astronaut, aerospace engineer, product developer, aerospace technician, mechanical engineer, marketing executive, police, babysitter, family counselor, physician (pediatrician), nurse, national guard, civil engineer, municipal planner, human services coordinator, public works director, firefighter, emergency search and rescue personnel, public safety personnel,  tailor, seamstress, fashion designer, textile manufacturer, college financial aid director, administrator of boys and girls clubs, manufacturer, engineer, technician, cultural center worker, museum administrator, equal opportunity and human rights advocate, volunteer, financier, cultural and activities coordinator, foreign service officer, nutritionist, astronomer, social worker, voter registrar, lawmaker, and public policy maker.

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